NC TraCS Carolina KickStart Commercialization Webinar Series

The topic will be, "Technology Alliances: Legal Tools for Partnering Your Asset." The webinar will be presented by Andrew Fisher and Merrill Mason on Friday, Oct. 22 from noon - 1 p.m.

When Oct 22, 2010
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where N/A
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This webinar will cover the process of engaging with potential partners from the perspective of a start-up company that has in-licensed university technology and/or developed its own technology. Topics addressed will include information sharing and the roles of confidentiality agreements and material transfer agreements, preparing for legal due diligence, and structuring and negotiating out-license and collaboration agreements.

To Attend the Webinar:
1.Go to
2.Login under the GUEST button and please use your full name.
3.The system will prompt you to enter your telephone number and will automatically call the number you enter.  The audio portion of the webinar will be broadcast over your telephone.

Notes: In order to participate, you will need a computer and your Internet connection to view the webinar and a telephone to hear the presenter. During the webinar, you may submit questions to the speaker through the chat box window. Select the presenter as recipient unless you want your question to be viewed by all of the participants. The presenter will answer your question during the Q&A following the webinar. Please test your connection before the event:

Should you have any difficulty accessing this site, or have any questions, please send any inquiries to Josef Kalna at

To view past Carolina KickStart Webinars, please visit

About the Webinar Series:
Carolina KickStart is offering a series of commercialization webinars to provide foundational information to overcome barriers to commercialization for aspiring entrepreneurs. All Carolina KickStart webinars are archived for later viewing on Carolina Kickstart's website. For a complete listing of and to view all of the webinars, go to, and click on Commercialization Webinars on the left hand side menu.

About Carolina KickStart:
Carolina KickStart is a program which facilitates and accelerates University startups through education, mentoring, funding, and incubating companies spinning out of UNC-Chapel Hill. It is housed within the NC Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute, the academic home of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) here at UNC. For more information, please visit our website at or contact Don Rose, Director of Carolina KickStart at